George Thorndike Angell, founder of the MSPCA, was born on June 5, 1823 in Southbridge, Massachusetts. He was the son of a schoolteacher and a Baptist minister.
Williamina Stevens Fleming, a maid turned astronomer, was born May 15, 1857 in Scotland.
Edwin Land, inventor and photography pioneer, was born in Norwich, Connecticut on May 7, 1909.
A number of individuals chose quotes from Shakespeare’s works for their own or a loved one’s monument. Some of these notables were Shakespearean actors others just theater lovers. Here are some of the quotes that can be found on stones … Continue reading